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Browsing Category : School Snack & Party Ideas

A stack of 3 chocolate cookies with white chocolate chips

White Chocolate Chip Cookies


Ever since Nestle Toll House developed their Simply Delicious brand of white chip morsels I’ve been dreaming of perfecting my recipe for white chocolate chip cookies. And I must brag a bit, this recipe is decadent with not only rich white chocolate chips, but also chocolate chips too. Because why not combine the best of both worlds in a single…

A glass jar filled with a thick and creamy homemade oreo milkshake and oreo cookies on the side. All gluten and dairy free.

Homemade Oreo Milkshake


Not too long ago I realized I’d committed a serious mom fail. Quite honestly it stopped me in my tracks as I thought to myself, “How did this happen?” You see while my family was visiting extended family in Salt Lake City. One evening we were feasting on burgers at a local burger shop. That’s when my kids noticed one…

Heart Peanut Butter Blossom Cookies on a baking pan

Heart Peanut Butter Blossom Cookies


These are your must-have Valentine’s Day treats. Every bite is absolutely decadent and worthy of a celebration. These cookies are soft and chewy, with a crackly sugar crust. Most importantly they’re topped with a delicious chocolate heart. You’ll be amazed these heart peanut butter blossom cookies are gluten and dairy free! They taste absolutely incredible. I’ve always found the chocolate…

sandwich, grapes, and peppers on an airplane tray table

Best TSA Approved Airplane Snacks


One question I see over and over again on social media is, “What are the best TSA approved airplane snacks?” Let’s be honest — passing through TSA with food in your carry-on can be tricky. But once you’ve figured out the art of mastering TSA you’ll be flying with the best stash of safe food. Until then check out my…

chocolate covered peanut butter hearts

Chocolate Covered Peanut Butter Hearts


These chocolate covered peanut butter hearts should come with a large warning sign. Because you will want to eat all of them… and by eat all of them, I mean all 15 hearts in one sitting. These little chocolates are ridiculously addictive and just.so.freaking.good! Do yourself a favor and plan on making a double batch. And if I’m being honest…

Christmas Tree Brownies


Transform your favorite brownie mix into the most festive dessert at Christmas. These Christmas Tree Brownies will have the kids and adults squealing with delight this holiday season. And you won’t believe how easy they are to bake and decorate. We can’t get enough of these Brownie Christmas Trees around our house. Unfortunately we’ve been consuming them so quickly I’ve…

piping icing onto vanilla cakes

Buttercream Frosting


Can you believe I searched 11 years to taste the perfect dairy free buttercream frosting? I must have tried over a dozen different frosting recipes. And wouldn’t you know the recipe of my dreams was under my nose the whole time! While I’ve never taken a cake decorating class, I spent years watching my mom bake and decorate cakes. My…

Peanut butter cookies with a softened homemade chocolate kiss in the middle next to a glass of dairy free milk

Chocolate Kiss Cookies


If you love the peanut butter and chocolate combo, you are going to LOVE love love this chocolate kiss cookie recipe. These soft, chewy peanut butter cookies topped with chocolate kisses melt in your mouth. Chocolate Kiss Cookies (aka Peanut Butter Blossoms) were one of my favorite cookies growing up. It seemed these were at every family gathering, church potluck,…

dairy free chocolate kisses

DIY Chocolate Kisses


You won’t believe how fun these DIY Chocolate Kisses are to eat and share with others. Equally important are how allergen friendly they are. And these kisses can be personalized for any person, occasion, and event. With this in mind these DIY Chocolate Kisses are one of my top go-to recipes. DIY Chocolate Kiss recipe notes most importantly for this…

A serving plate with 6 double chocolate donuts topped with chocolate ganache and Halloween themed sprinkles.

Double Chocolate Donuts


Just wait until you sink your taste buds into these double chocolate donuts with chocolate ganache frosting. Prepare yourself for a fudgy, yet fluffy, and deliciously moist breakfast treat. And honestly you’ve never tasted a donut unless you’ve had it frosted with dairy free chocolate ganache. Talk about a decadent treat. Every bite is perfectly amazing. And don’t make the…